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    Essentials for Occupational Health Nursing

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    • Author: Wiley-Blackwell
    • Category: OEM Texts/Handbooks
    • ISBN: 978-0813806891
    • Format: Paperback - 6 x 9 inches
    • Published: 04/29/2013
    • Pages: 456

    The scope of occupational health nursing practice has expanded and taken on a variety of roles, giving rise to opportunities for nurses to care for workers in various workplace settings.  Essentials for Occupational Health Nursing provides a highly practical and accessible guide for nurses entering or already engaged in this important field.

    The book begins with the foundations for occupational health practice, covering the domain of occupational health and the role of the many professionals within the specialty.  Chapters address program development, professional development, workplace regulatory requirements, workplace injury management, and managing health and productivity.  Case studies pertaining to fitness for duty and medical monitoring provide real-life scenarios. 

    Key Features:

    • Practical and accessible guide to occupational health nursing
    • Addresses occupational health issues from the employer perspective
    • Covers the role of the OHN, cultural issues, and US regulations

    About the Author:

    Arlene Guzik, DNP, ARNP-BC, COHN-S, FAAOHN, is President and Owner of Business Health Resources, Inc. and is Assistant Medical Director and Vice President of Operations, Lakeside Occupational Medical Centers, Largo, Florida, USA.